Festivals are plentiful in Fort Lauderdale, Deerfield Beach, Davie and other towns in South Florida. Some are free, offering budget-friendly activities in winter and spring when the weather is ideal being outdoors. With some events, fees for parking and select activities are extra. Festivals in Broward include: February Orange Blossom Festival in Davie, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. February 25 and 9 a.m. […]
Local artists open their studios and exhibit spaces to showcase their work during lively and popular artwalk festivities in the Flagler Arts Technology (FAT) district in Fort Lauderdale. FATVillage Artwalk is the last Saturday of most months 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in the arts district known as FATVillage around Northwest First Avenue and Northwest Fifth Street, […]
Fort Lauderdale Pride festivities include a free festival with entertainment and vendors at the beach in Fort Lauderdale. The festival, with a family area, a sports area and a senior area, is 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. February 26 at Fort Lauderdale Beach Park South, 1100 Seabreeze Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. Free shuttles are offered from Wilton […]
For a free family-friendly event, Butterfly Festival in north Broward features live entertainment, rides, kites, a business expo, activities, fireworks and vendors. The festival is 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. February 25 in Sable Pines Park, 5005 NW 39 Avenue. Parking is offsite with free shuttle rides from select sites, including Monarch High School, 5050 Wiles Road […]
Entry is free to South Florida Italian Festival at a park in southeast Broward with Italian foods, entertainment and vendors. The event is 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. February 25 at ArtsPark on Hollywood Boulevard and Federal Highway, Hollywood For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org, look on Facebook or phone 954-825-1027 You may also be interested in Festivals in Broward, […]
Orange Blossom Festival in Davie features a parade, performers, vendors activities for kids, and entry is free. The festival is is 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. February 25 and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. February 26 at Davie Road and Orange Drive, with live music in the afternoon. The festival includes a Native American display, farm animals, […]
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For a lunch break treat, Fort Lauderdale presents free live outdoor entertainment on Wednesdays. Riverwalk Noon Tunes, featuring live music performances, is most Wednesdays in February and March 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., except March 1 Including February 15 Andrew Morris February 22 March 1, no event March 8 Joey Gilmore March 15 Joe Dougherty’s Irish […]
How can you have fun this weekend without emptying your wallet? Here are our top picks for free and cheap things to do in Broward this weekend.
Lots of parks in Broward serve as lovely outdoor venues for free entertainment featuring local bands. That includes Mickel Park in Wilton Manors. The free Music at Mickel Park events are 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. the third Friday of the month January to April. Feel free to supply your own blanks and portable seats. Food trucks […]
Entry is free to a performance showcasing the talents of keyboardists David Dunlap and Wesley Pennington at First Presbyterian of Fort Lauderdale. The event, which includes visual projection of the artists as they perform with a piano and a synthesizer, is February 19 7 p.m. First Presbyterian of Fort Lauderdale, 401 SE 15th Ave., Fort Lauderdale 33301, […]
If you’d like to soak in the local art scene, see an artist paint with his foot and browse items from pop-up vendors, popular ArtWalk events in South Broward are fun and free. The Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk events are third Saturdays 6 p.m. to about 10 p.m. on Hollywood Boulevard and Harrison Street, 954-924-2980 The events often include these interesting activities […]
Free family-friendly films are featured at outdoor events in Pompano Beach. Movies on the Lawn are the third Fridays of most months. The films include: 7 p.m. January 20 “Secret Life of Pets” 7 p.m. February 17 “Dolphin Tale” 7 p.m. March 17 Supply your own portable seats, blankets and picnics for the movies at […]